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Dean Sage

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Birthplace: Ithaca, NY, USA
Death: Died in Ristigouche, New Brunswick, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry W. Sage and Susan Elizabeth Sage
Husband of Sarah Sage
Father of Henry Manning Sage; Susan Linn Fenimore-Cooper; Sarah Porter Holter; Dean Sage and Elizabeth Hare
Brother of William H. Sage

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About Dean Sage

Dean Sage was a noted businessman, philanthropist, investor, a major figure in the establishment of Cornell University, and a respected collector and author on the subject of sport fishing. Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) wrote in praise of the elder Dean Sage's sense of citizenship as well as his sense of humor, and depended on his hospitality and business acumen.

Sage endowed the Sage Lecture, a sermon series at Sage Chapel.

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Dean Sage's Timeline

1841
June 6, 1841
Ithaca, NY, USA
1866
October 1, 1866
Age 25
1868
May 18, 1868
Age 26
Menands, NY, USA
1874
June 8, 1874
Age 33
1876
December 13, 1876
Age 35
Brooklyn, NY, USA
1878
March 27, 1878
Age 36
1902
June 23, 1902
Age 61
Ristigouche, New Brunswick, Canada
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